BPPE Proposed Rule


Amendments to the Private Postsecondary Educational Institutions Rules Establishing Uniform Reporting Requirements

Issue: Education
Subissue: Regulatory Structure
First Reported: 12/06/2013
Date Updated: 06/09/2015
Contact: Joanne Wenzel 916-431-6905
Citation: Title 5, Section 74110 and 74112
Upcoming Action: Comments due 7/20/2015; Public hearing 7/21/2015
Status: Workshop / Meeting / Hearing / Comments
Regulation ID: CA24559

Rule Summary:

The Bureau has proposed rule amendments that affect private post-secondary educational institutions. The rulemaking is in response to legislation passed in 2012, AB 2296.  The proposal provides expanded disclosures including institutional participation in federal financial aid programs and provides a more stringent and meaningful definition of gainful employment as required by statute. Additionally, the reporting is reworked to help add clarity for prospective students. Notice was published in the California Register. Comments are due 7/20/2015. A public hearing is scheduled 7/21/2015.

Notice of the proposed rule: (pdf pg 3)